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First we got the return of Duran Duran; now this new FedEx campaign clearly harks back to the very funny work the company ran in the early 1980s, when it was still Federal Express. Can frightfully oversized eyewear be far behind?

Back in the day when the average shoulder pad was the size of a flotation device, one of the best remembered and most award-winning FedEx commercials was “Fast Paced World,” from now-defunct Ally & Gargano.

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